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Published: 21 December 2000

760 Pages | 64 b/w photos

ISBN: 9780198711315

Bookseller Code (06)

Derek Walcott

A Caribbean Life

Bruce King

This is the first full-scale literary biography of Nobel Prize-winning poet and dramatist Derek Walcott. Drawing from published and unpublished sources, personal interviews and correspondence, Bruce King provides an unrivaled account of Walcott's life as a writer, his career, friendships, ideas, art, and influences.